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INSIDER: Sensors/Data Acquisition

The U.S. Space Force’s Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) has awarded two contracts for the Missile Track Custody Prototype effort. The effort will carry two contractors –...

INSIDER: Robotics, Automation & Control

From the battlefield to the back office, artificial intelligence has the potential to transform how the Defense Department does business in areas like increasing the speed of...

INSIDER: Aerospace

NASA flight-tested a visual navigation system designed to enhance precise aerial positioning between two aircraft in supersonic flight. The Airborne Location Integrating Geospatial...

Products: Software
A folded zoom lens, miniature rotary encoders, starter generator control, and more.
Articles: Materials
Learn about the ways to ensure that your composite designs are structurally sound.
Articles: Test & Measurement
Make sure that you have a fully integrated, automated approach to test and requirements traceability.
Articles: Test & Measurement
The commercial aviation industry is taking critical steps towards zero-carbon aviation.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
Drones are useful technology; however, some seek to exploit the technology with bad intent.
Application Briefs: Manufacturing & Prototyping
This contract paves the way for the mass production of navigation units for subsequent launches of VEGA-C and other space missions.
Application Briefs: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Honeycutt Manufacturing made a major investment in a 5-axis universal machining center.
Application Briefs: Materials
The fully operational, self-contained 3D printing “factory” is housed in a shipping container.
Briefs: Energy
Advanced bio-based fibers and high-performance thermosetting resins will help reduce the dependence of military composites on high-cost petroleum.
Briefs: Aerospace
Designing fast and unpredictable motion strategies for robotic surveillance agents in complex environments using Markov chain modeling and optimization methods.
INSIDER: Robotics, Automation & Control

Army researchers developed a technique that allows robots to remain resilient when faced with intermittent communication losses on the battlefield. The technique, called α-shape,...

INSIDER: AR/AI

The Air Force Golden Horde Vanguard program successfully completed a second flight test of its collaborative weapon technologies using four Collaborative Small Diameter...

Products: Data Acquisition
4D radar sensors, edge databases, 3D simulation platforms, and more.
Articles: Aerospace
A drop-in solution for stator production could translate into tactical, operational, and strategic battlefield advantages.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
IRIS was designed to be easily lifted, transported and deployed and redeployed as needed, which is pretty unusual for most radar systems.
Briefs: Unmanned Systems
Learn about a cyber risk assessment methodology tailored for small UAVs.
Briefs: Motion Control
A new study explores the dynamics behavior of the parallel mechanism mounted UAV.
INSIDER: Manufacturing & Prototyping

As the U.S. Air Force extends the operational service life of the B-52 Stratofortress into the 2050s, it has selected Collins Aerospace to design and develop a new wheel and carbon...

INSIDER: Aerospace

Bell Textron Inc. and the U.S. Army have agreed to terms on the execution of the second phase of the Competitive Demonstration and Risk Reduction (CD&RR)...

INSIDER: Manufacturing & Prototyping

The University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) is partnering with 16 industrial partners on the MASTRO project, which is tasked with...

INSIDER: Software

Using thin films — no more than a few pieces of notebook paper thick — of a common explosive chemical, researchers from Sandia National Laboratories studied how...

INSIDER: Materials

U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) experts created and tested 3D-printed antennas and arrays to advance radar technology and enable new applications for the U.S. Navy. The...

INSIDER: Manufacturing & Prototyping

Anniston Army Depot recently completed the modification of two cabs for the Army’s Extended Range Cannon Artillery project. The ERCA is a part of an Army modernization strategy...

Products: AR/AI
Conductive gaskets, an explosive atmosphere test branch, and hydraulic aircraft sealing systems.
Articles: Aerospace
See how a nanocomposite thermoplastic called HX5 can stop EMI.
Articles: Materials
Titanium is irreplaceable in many industrial applications. But the metal can still be improved.

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